NAHB Survey Reports Housing Remains a Priority for Most U.S. Voters. An overwhelming four-out-of-five Americans believe that owning a home is a good investment.
The National Association of Home Builders is reporting this week that their Remodeling Market Index (RMI) posted a reading of 53 in the second quarter of 2016.
Irvine, Ca-based CoreLogic is report that cash sales accounted for 31.6 percent of total U.S. home sales in April 2016, down 2.8 percentage points year over year from April 2015.
According to JLL's latest data center report, unprecedented demand for online content such as movies, videos, apps, social media and photos have become a staple part of the digital diet.
According to Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, the average fixed U.S. mortgage rate increasing slightly, but again remaining near historic lows.
According to the National Association of Realtors, pending home sales in the U.S. were mostly unmoved in June. Increases in the Northeast and Midwest were offset by declines in the South and West.
According to RICS' US Commercial Property Monitor for Q2, 2016, a slow U.S. economy seems to be taking a toll on occupier sentiment in many parts of the United States though demand still rose in the office and industrial segments.
Sales of newly built, single-family homes in the U.S. rose 3.5 percent in June 2016 from an upwardly revised May 2016 reading to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 592,000 units.
A recent decision by the Bahraini government to allow foreign investors 100% ownership in various sectors of the market is likely to have a positive long term impact.
California pending home sales continued their upward momentum in June 2016 to post three straight months of annual increases.
During Q2 2016, new supply of large multi-tenant (LMT) logistics properties in the Greater Tokyo area totaled 135,000 tsubo across seven new facilities, a volume record second to Q4 2015.
According to Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey - the average fixed mortgage rate in the U.S. ticked up slightly across the board, but remaining near historic lows.
According to the Miami Association of Realtors, non-distressed Miami single-family home sales increased 11.3 percent in June 2016 as median home prices rose for the 55th consecutive month.
The American Institute of Architects is reporting this week that buoyed by increasing levels of demand across all project types, the Architecture Billings Index (ABI) was positive in June 2016 for the fifth consecutive month.
According to STR, the U.S. hotel industry reported positive results in the three key performance metrics for the second quarter of 2016.
According to the National Association of Realtors, with the aid by a greater share of sales to first-time buyers not seen in nearly four years, existing-home sales in the U.S. maintained their upward trajectory in June and increased for the fourth consecutive month.
According to international real estate consultancy Cluttons, demand in Dubai's commercial market remained buoyant in the first six months of 2016.
According to HomeUnion's June 2016 data on the U.S. housing market, prices for investment properties purchased without leverage increased at a greater rate than traditional housing.